Rep. Edward Hutchinson

Former Representative from Michigan’s 4th District, Republican

Hutchinson, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district from 1963 to 1976.


Our unique analysis of the bills Hutchinson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hutchinson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Hutchinson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Law (26%) Commerce (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Private Legislation (6%) Immigration (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Hutchinson’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Oct 1976, Hutchinson missed 195 of 4,546 roll call votes, which is 4.3%. This is better than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: